Cecilia Y Kato
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Assessment of real-time PCR assay for detection of Rickettsia spp. and Rickettsia rickettsii in banked clinical samplesCecilia Y Kato
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
J Clin Microbiol 51:314-7. 2013..the other is specific for Rickettsia rickettsii. Evaluation using DNA from human blood and tissue samples showed both assays to be more sensitive than nested PCR assays currently in use at the CDC...